The Kessler Plaza Neighborhood Association, formed in 1993, is committed to
the homeowners living in this North Oak Cliff neighborhood in Dallas, Texas.
Keep up to date by joining our
Yahoo Group and following us on
Simple Steps to
Help Prevent Home Burglaries
Most residential burglaries are crimes of
opportunity. Criminals look for easy targets where the risk of detection is low. Chances are good you can lower the burglary
appeal at your home by improving security. The
more you do to keep your home from looking like an easy mark, the greater your chances of avoiding a break-in.
Click here for more information and some videos that highlight various home safety improvements that homeowners
can take to help prevent burglaries.
Yard of the Month
Congratuations to Jim Beverly whose yard at 203 Plymoth St. selected as Yard of the Month for June!
City of Dallas Implements Twice-Weekly Watering
City of Dallas has implemented mandatory watering restrictions.
Irrigation of landscaped areas with hose-end
sprinklers or automatic irrigation systems is limited to no more than twice
per week according to the MANDATORY schedule. No watering is allowed on
Mondays, Tuesdays or Fridays and watering is prohibited between 10 a.m. and
6 p.m. on the allowed watering days. Drip irrigation, soaker hoses and
hand-watering are permitted on any day.
Please note the schedule below for allowed watering days based upon the last digit of
your street address.
The first violation of the restrictions will
result in a warning; subsequent violations could
mean fines of $250 to $2,000.
For additional information
including a list of FAQs, visit Save Dallas Water.
Alternatives for Busy People
new business offering unique, healthy eating alternatives for busy
professionals and time-starved people,
The Food-O-Speir Personal Chef Service
is now available in Kessler Plaza.
“The Food-O-Speir Personal Chef Service will
come to your home and prepare healthy, delicious, and preservative-free
dinners, with a focus on local and organic foods” said Chef Stephanie Speir.
The service includes personalized menu planning, grocery shopping, cooking,
labeling and storing, and cleaning up.
Luxury or necessity? If your first thought is
that this service would be an unaffordable service only for the elite, think
again. Consider what your time is worth. Wouldn't extra time for family or
personal activities be fantastic? And, do you really want to have the
“What’s for dinner” dilemma every day? Many will find that once the true
cost—including health costs—is calculated, a Personal Chef Service is quite
Chef Stephanie offers a free consultation and
food-preference interview to help you decide if a Personal Chef Service
meets your needs. The cost of service varies, depending on the type of
service selected and the number of meals, and will be determined at the
interview. The Food-O-Speir also offers catering for small events, and
private or small group cooking lessons.
Speir has previously worked in fine dining and
catering kitchens, as well as a boutique winery, and is an Oak Cliff
resident. She is a member of the United States Personal Chef Association (USPCA),
a 2005 graduate of Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts, and is dedicated
to excellence in the industry.
For more information, visit
KPNA Officers for 2013
President - Steve Hilburn
Vice President - Todd Miltner
Secretary - Linda Barriga
Treasurer - Janet Avendano
Follow us on
Plaza has a page on Facebook. Click
here to visit (and "like") our Facebook page.
Tuesday, September 3, 2013, 7:00 PM
Preparing the Way Ministires
2442 W. Jefferson Blvd.
(formerly Jefferson Blvd. Church of Christ)
Minutes from previous
Join KesslerPlaza, our neighborhood Yahoo Group, to receive neighborhood news and
here for more
Follow us on
Help us make this web site a useful resource for Kessler Plaza
Send news, neighborhood information,
or comments to: